||Biodiversity is a short form for biological diversity and is defined
by IUCN as the variations in biological organisms which occurs at
ecosystem, spccies and gene level. Biodiversity is a short form for
biological diversity and is defined by IUCN as the variations in
biological organisms which occurs at ecosystem, spccies and gene
||The area from which rainfall flows into a river, reservoir etc.
||Communal system of hunting Lechwe by the Ila-speaking people on the
||A system of cultivation which involves loping of tree branches which
are then heaped in a circular fashion and burnt to create an ash
||The allocation of responsibilities for decision making and operations
to lower levels of government, community organizations, the private
sector, and NGOs.
||A dynamic complex of plant, animal and microorganism communities and
their non-living environment interacting as a functional unit.
||A system of cultivation which involves turning the grass and covering
it with soil to allow it to decompose.
||A definite plan of intended procedure.
||An organization or individual that is concerned with or has an
interest in Zambia's biological resources and that would be affected by
decisions about biological resource management.
||A set of chosen actions to support the achievement of a specified
||The line separating waters flowing into different rivers or basins.
Sometimes used inter changeably with catchment area.